Carlson School of Management

Carlson Advantage:
The Place

Solve Your Toughest Business Challenges

From our campus to the culture and community, the learning environment at the Carlson School of Management is unparalleled. We’re close to home, but still recognized around the world as a leader in business education and research. Our laser-focus on experiential learning and international education, along with strong ties to the business community prove that we’re committed to excellence.

Carlson School building in the fall.


Conveniently Located in the Heart of Minneapolis

The Carlson School combines advanced technology and intelligent design, with wi-fi throughout the facility, experiential learning labs, digitized audio-video info, teleconferencing, and video interview capabilities.

Minnesuing Acres Executive Retreat Lodge and Meeting Center


Secluded Northwoods Executive Retreat

Focus on your future when you learn and network at our secluded Northwoods retreat. Ditch your day-to-day distractions, because Minnesuing Acres is the ideal backdrop for intensive learning.

Minneapolis Skyline


Minneapolis-St. Paul: Thriving Businesses, Large and Small

Explore the confluence of business, culture, and education. Home to 19 Fortune 500 corporations and thousands of small to mid size companies, the Twin Cities are the place to be. 

About Carlson School

Established in 1919 and based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota is a recognized leader in business education and research. Its focus on experiential learning, international education, and maintaining strong ties to the business community exemplify the school's committment to excellence.

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